MANKATO, Minn., July 23, 2012 — HickoryTech Corporation (NASDAQ:HTCO, news, filings) today announced that Dimas Lopez has joined the company as vice president of product marketing and will oversee product development, product management and marketing functions.
Lopez has 20 years of experience within the telecommunications industry and most recently served as the director of product management at AT&T. He has a bachelor’s degree in electrical/computer engineering from the University of Puerto Rico.
“I am excited to join HickoryTech and contribute to the company’s growth and continued success,” said Lopez. “I look forward to working with the highly talented team of professionals at HickoryTech and being a part of the growth and expansion of Enventis business services.”
HickoryTech Corporation is a leading communications provider serving business and residential customers in the upper Midwest. With headquarters in Mankato, Minn., the corporation has 500 employees and an expanded, multi-state fiber network spanning more than 3,250 route miles serving Minnesota, Iowa, North Dakota and South Dakota. Enventis provides IP-based voice and data solutions, MPLS networking, data center and managed hosted services and communication systems to businesses across a five-state region. HickoryTech delivers broadband Internet, Digital TV, voice and data services to businesses and consumers in southern Minnesota and northwest Iowa. The Company trades on the NASDAQ, symbol: HTCO, and is a member of the Russell 2000 Index. For more information, visit www.hickorytech.com.